arion and Shiva Stone are twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon. Orphaned by their mother’s death and their father’s disappearance, bound together by a preternatural connection and a shared fascination with medicine, the twins come of age as Ethiopia hovers on the brink of revolution.
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Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel / Jamie Ford. Set in the ethnic neighborhoods of Seattle during World War II and Japanese American internment camps of the era, this debut novel tells the heartwarming story of widower Henry Lee, his father, and his first love Keiko Okabe.
What to read next - spring/summer 2013 (infographic)
13 Works Of Nonfiction And Memoir That We Loved In 2013. More books are being published than ever before — how can you possibly decide what to read? The listed titles are the works of nonfiction and memoir that BuzzFeed staff members and contributors couldn’t put down this year (in no particular order.) What are yours?
One of the best books I have read in a while. I started this last Wednesday and stayed up until 2am Thursday until I finished. It pulls you in, beginning with page one, and you are mesmerized until the end...and the end will leave you gasping!